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Hiedacavage helps WA break streak

Lady Warriors win over Hanover stops losing spurt

At top, Pittston Area’s Howrasha Bryan returns the ball against Berwick in Yatesville on Tuesday afternoon.

At right, Nicolette Bradshaw taps the ball over the net for the Lady Patriots. Far right, Kendall Melochick sets the ball for PA.

photos by BILL TARUTIS

Wyoming Area broke a four-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over Hanover Area in a WVC Division 3 match on Monday afternoon.

Audrey Hiedacavage paced the Lady Warriors with a season-high 36 assists and nine service points in the 14-25, 25-23, 22-25, 25-15, 15-6 win.

Sam Acacio added 12 kills for WA, and Gabby Bohan and Melissa Kazmenck chipped in with 11 kills each.

WA 0, MMI Prep 3

Wyoming Area just couldn’t get over the hump in a tough three-set loss to MMI Prep in a WVC Division 3 girls’ volleyball match on Wednesday afternoon in Exeter.

The Lady Warriors lost 26-24 in the first game and 25-21 in the second game before dropping the third game 25-18.

Audrey Hiedacavage led the WA effort with 18 assists and one kill. Samantha Acacio added seven kills for the Lady Warriors, and Kate Kross made registered five kills and an ace.

PA 1, Tunkhannock 3

Pittston Area won its first game in nearly a month but were still on the short end of a 3-1 loss to Tunkhannock on Thursday afternoon in Wyoming County.

The Lady Patriots lost the first two sets, 25-4 and 25-16, but fought back to take the third game, 25-21, before falling in the fourth, 25-10.

Alexandra Kochis led PA with 11 digs, eight points and two aces. Kendall Melochick added five kills and five digs for the Lady Patriots, and Jackie Rabender chipped in with five kills, three points, two aces and two blocks.

Standings

WVC-2

Redeemer…13-0

Crestwood…11-3

Tunkhannock…6-6

Berwick…4-9

Dallas…2-11

Pittston Area…0-12

WVC-3

Nanticoke…11-1

Lake-Lehman…10-1

MMI Prep…6-5

Meyers…5-6

Hanover…4-7

Wyoming Area…3-8

GAR…0-11

Leaders

Points

1. Kate Kross, WA…55

2. Audrey Hiedacavage, WA…49

3. Leslie Shumlas, WA 18

4t. Mallory Bohan, WA 14

4t. Ali Slomba, PA 14

Aces

1. Kate Kross, WA…29

2. Ali Slomba, PA…8

Assists

1. Audrey Hiedacavage, WA…166

2. Nicolette Bradshaw, PA…34

Kills

1. Sam Acacio, WA…45

2. Kate Kross, WA…28

3. Gabby Bohan, WA…27

4. Jackie Rabender, PA…18

This week

Monday

PA v. Crestwood

Tuesday

WA v. GAR

Wednesday

PA at Dallas

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